Exhibition Program

The exhibition with its accompanying events is free of charge.* The exhibition program will focus on various aspects of the situation in occupied Palestine.

The exhibition program as PDF could be downloaded here.


22.01.2017 / 15:00 Vernissage
Opening of the exhibition. Welcome speech by the Künstlerhaus and introduction to the exhibition with Anika and Franziska Weidle (Univeristy of Göttingen). Music by Arif Biter (Göttingen, vocals / Saz).

26.01.2017 / 20:00 Talk in English language
„Life under Military Occupation: Israel’s Policies and the Palestinian Economy“ with Dr. Shir Hever (economist, Heidelberg)

27.01.2017 / 20:00 Film screening
„Journey of a Freedom Fighter” (PAL 2014, 31 min) Documentary by Mohammed Moawia.
Arabic with English subtitles.
„Arna’s Children” (PAL/ISR/NL 2004, 84 min) Documentary by Juliano Mer Khamis.
Arabic with German subtitles.

02.02.2017 / 20:00 Talk in German language
„Israel in Palestine – The conflict from a post-colonial perspective” with Prof. Dr. Irene Schneider (University of Göttingen, Arabic Studies Institute)

04.02.2017 / 14:30-17:30 Children’s afternoon (aged 10+)
„Noch klein, aber schon ganz groß: Geschichten von Kindern aus Palästina“ with Anika Machura and Isabel Pagalies (University of Göttingen). In cooperation with the Ethnological Collection of the University of Göttingen. Info and registration: ethnokids@yahoo.de

*The ethnological collection asks for an expense contribution of 4,- € per participant.

09.02.2017 / 20:00 Talk in German language
„Palestine’s forgotten children: About the situation of children and youths in the occupied West Bank“
Ekkehart Drost (Göttingen / BIB – Bündnis gegen die israelische Besatzung)

11.02.2017 / 20:00 Concert with Aeham Ahmad
The Syrian-Palestinian pianist sings and talks about his life in Jarmouk, Syria. He fled the war in 2015 and now lives in Germany with his family. Please find more information about his person and his music here.
The concert takes place in the Weißer Saal in the ground floor gallery.